Emory University in Atlanta, GA, a nationally competitive NCAA Division III institution and a member of the University Athletic Association (UAA), is accepting applications for the position for the inaugural Head Women’s Golf Coach.
Emory will be starting its first ever women’s varsity golf program beginning with the 2019-20 academic year. The head coach is responsible for all aspects of starting and building what is anticipated to be a highly competitive NCAA Division III golf program. Initial requirement will be the recruitment of academically admissible student-athletes and initiation and support of an elevated club team during the 2018-19 academic year. Duties include, but not limited to: all coaching duties related to competition and practices, recruiting, student-athlete development, fund-raising, scheduling, budget management, travel arrangements, alumni & public relations. The successful candidate must adhere to all NCAA, UAA, and institutional policies and procedures and to work cooperatively with all constituencies and campus units.
This position is a full-time, ten-month, faculty equivalent appointment with a comprehensive benefits package.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled and full consideration will be given to applications submitted by June 1, 2018
Emory University, a top-ranked private institution recognized internationally for its outstanding liberal arts colleges, graduate and professional schools, and one of the world's leading health care systems, is located on a beautiful campus in Atlanta, Georgia's historic Druid Hills neighborhood. The athletics program is among the finest in the nation. Varsity teams have won a combined 24 national championships and the athletics program has been ranked in the top ten in the National Director’s Cup in 17 of the past 18 years.
A Bachelor’s degree is required; however a Master’s degree is preferred. The ideal candidate will have previous college playing and head coaching experience with a strong understanding of the Division III philosophy and its role at a top-ranked, private, comprehensive institution. Must also possess strong organizational and interpersonal skills, communicate effectively (verbal and written), have the ability to multi-task and operate within an extremely motivated, team oriented atmosphere.
Only online applications will be accepted. Submit a cover letter, resume and contact information for at least three professional references.
Internal Number: 20406
About Emory University
Emory University, recognized internationally for its outstanding liberal arts colleges, graduate and professional schools, and one of the Southeast's leading health care systems, is located on a beautiful, leafy campus in Atlanta, Georgia's historic Druid Hills suburb.Emory maintains an uncommon balance for an institution of its standing: our scholars and experts generate more than $521 million in research funding annually, while also maintaining a traditional emphasis on teaching. The university is enriched by the legacy and energy of Atlanta, and by collaboration among its schools, centers and partners.